Director Satish Tripura’s debut film, Dongalunnaru Jagratha, starring renowned music director MM Keeravaani’s younger son Simha Koduri, is all set to release on the OTT platform. The film released on the silver screens, on September 23, 2022, and received mediocre response.
Touted to be a survival thriller, the film also stars Samuthirakani in a significant role. Despite the promotions, Dongalunnaru Jagratha did not impress the audience and did not see enough footfall in the theatres, owing to which the makers have decided to release the same on digital screens.
Simha plays the lead alongside Preeti Asrani. Produced by Suresh Productions and Guru Films, the music for Dongalunnaru Jagratha is given by Kaala Bhairava. And the cinematography has been done by Yeshwanth C. Garry BH has edited the film.
The story of Dongalunnaru Jagratha revolves around a petty thief, Raju who robs an expensive SUV. It is only after the theft he realizes that the car is a trap which he cannot escape from, however, he has to get out of it. The film thereafter follows his journey against time, in a race to survival as the SUV though driven by him, is in control of an enemy from outside. The crux of the film follows his efforts and takes one through sequences to understand them motive, targets, obstacles, survival attempts and more.
Dongalunnaru Jagratha will stream on Netflix from October 7, 2022, and audience can choose to watch the same in Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam languages.
IMDb Rating: 5.8/10